I have 30 years of experience in architectural services including all phases of Design and Program development, Construction Drawings, Contract Documents, Structural Engineering, Specifications writing and selection, Feasibility Studies, Site, Parking and Space Planning, Material Takeoffs, Bid Selection for new construction, renovations, and job progress inspections. Work was done in compliance with Building Codes, Zoning Resolutions, Architectural Review Boards, ADA, TXDOT Windstorm Agency.
Project types include Commercial (Retail Stores, Shopping Malls, Banks, and Industrial Complexes). Institutional (Renovations at Community Colleges, Medical Offices) and Residential (Single Story, Multi-Story, Single Family and Multi-Family).
Types of Construction included Wood Frame, Cold Formed and Hot Rolled Steel Frame (Low and High Rise), Reinforced Concrete Tie Beam Frame, Concrete Masonry Units (CMU), Insulated Concrete Form (ICF), Pre-fabricated Panel (SIPS) and Heavy Timber.
Industrial Warehouse Expansion - Miami, Florida
Construction drawings and structural calculations of Tie Beam construction, walked through Building Plans Processing Department and did construction inspections for reinforcing steel.
Church Parking Lot - Miami, Florida
Redesigned site and parking lot layout for additional parking for growing congregation.
Catholic Charities Retail Store - Garden City, New York
Updated store with entirely new interior. Designed custom lighting, fixtures, detailed marble wall veneer and storefront glass in compliance with Mall Requirements.
Warehouse/Office Addition - Old Bethpage, New York
Added 2600 sq. ft. CMU, structural steel and brick veneer addition to exiting Warehouse/Office Building, including elevator, expanded parking and Reduced Zoning Pressure Device, as required.
Citizens Federal Savings and Loan - Ohio
Contract documents for interior design of high rise bank building.
Mixed Use 3-Story Building - Oyster Bay, New York
Presentation Rendering and complete design and Contract Documents of new, historically referenced 8,994 sq. ft. structural steel, brick veneer Office/Retail building.
Genesee Community College - Batavia, New York
Designed and detailed 3-story self-supporting steel sculptural stair in the forum of their Multi-Purpose Academic Arts Center.
Staten Island Community College- Staten Island, New York
Contract documents for renovations and addition of new infill stairways in residence halls in structural steel and brick veneer.
3-Story Office Building - Sea Cliff, New York
Designed and did Construction Drawings for 3-story 5,000 sq. ft. structural steel and "Dryvit" office building with Atrium.
Industrial Warehouse Complex - Long Island, New York
Industrial storage buildings with office space at various locations, from 14,000 to 27,000 sq. ft. of split face concrete block, steel overhead doors and glass storefront at office space.
HUD Renovation - College Point, Queens, New York
Renovated and replaced structural steel for 3-story apartment building.
New Apartment Building -Queens, New York
Construction drawings were done for new 4,800 sq. ft. structural steel and brick veneer multi-family apartment building.
Rendered/Model Maker - Convenience Stores - Riverdale, New York
Provided renderings and models for Convenience Store/Oil Company prototypes, including "Maverick Market", Corpus Christi, Texas and "Seiko Mart", Kyoto, Japan
Bachelor of Architecture, 1980 - Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York